Fetty WapHe found himself in a legal predicament.
According to law enforcement sources, FBI agents arrested the rapper born in New York. William Junior Maxwell IIIn connection with federal drug offenses, CitiField will be closed on Thursday, October 28th.
The arrest took place hours before Fetty was scheduled to perform at New York’s Rolling Loud music festival. A rep for the festival told TMZ they had no prior knowledge of the artist’s legal issues.
According to a press release from the Department of Justice, Fetty along with other defendants are accused of conspiring to distribute and possess controlled substances.
“As alleged the defendants transported and distributed more than 100 kilograms deadly and addictive drugs on Long Island, intentionally contributing to the opioid epidemic which has devastated our communities, and taken too many lives,” United States attorney Breon PeaceIn a press release, he said. “We will continue working nonstop with our law enforcement partner to keep our neighbourhoods safe.”